The Superb Nook

G.H. Harding

SQUARE ONE SCORES — (Through Sq. One) As we close to its publication date of October 3, 2023, Sq. One is happy to share the information that Booklist has given a constructive assessment to Secrets and techniques of Profitable Ladies Invenbtors.

The assessment is now on-line and seems additionally within the September 15, 2023 print difficulty version of Booklist (the flagship publication for the American Library Affiliation). See beneath for an excerpted assessment quote:

“[P]roves that America can certainly be the land of invention alternatives for girls . . . contains inventing how-tos and remarks from consultants on mental property, public relations, social media, funding sources, and the like. This inspirational tome on do-it-yourself inventing would make an excellent pairing with different associated practicums.” —Barbara Jacobs, Booklist

That is our second guide with acclaimed author and longtime Inventors Digest columnist Edith G. Tolchin, whose first guide with us is Secrets and techniques of Profitable Inventing was in 2015. Concerning the new guide and Ms. Tolchin’s longstanding expertise inside the trade, Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran has this to say:

“Edith G. Tolchin has spent her complete profession working with inventors. In Secrets and techniques of Profitable Ladies Inventors, Edith highlights a number of the biggest top-notch profitable girls inventors and respected service suppliers, all desirous to share their tales and recommendation. In her easy-going, personable model, Edith has gleaned the ‘cream of the crop’ from every of those spectacular girls. It’s a present to anybody who’s ever had a successful concept however nowhere to go and no roadmap to start their imaginative and prescient.”

Secrets and techniques of Successul Ladies Inventors can be accessible in each paperback and digital/eBook codecs beginning October 3, 2023 wherever books are offered.

Right here’s the Amazon hyperlink:

THE MORNING SHOW — The Apple TV+’s 4th episode The Inexperienced Mild was a considerably scattershot one. As a trustworthy viewer since Season One, this third season -with basically a complete new crew and collection of writers- has been a season of the writers attempting desperately attempting to familiarize themselves with their characters.

This episodes does reference some previous moments, with Mitch Kessler (Steve Carell) specifically. It additionally develops the connection between Jon Hamm and Jennifer Aniston – in reality, after a quite odd rendezvous at Coney Island -of all places- they take Hamm’s helicopter (essaying an Elon Musk-like Paul Marks) to Cory Ellison’s (Billy Crudup) dwelling in East Hampton and lands on the seaside in entrance of his home, signaling that the Marks-deal to purchase UBA is again on. As Ellison says, “Alex Levy introduced dwelling the bacon.”

There was one scene that moreover being completely disturbing, I might’t fairly work out why it was there in any respect. Stella Bak (Greta Lee) was at a restaurant with two advert males, angling for a collection of advert buys and so they began ingesting closely. At one level Stella requested the waitress to maintain her drinks coming, however with water. Then the advert males challenged Stella to see if she was actually ingesting and requested the waitress to lean over the desk and lick up a spilled drink … and, giving her a $20,000 tip. The waitress did and later Stella collapsed with anger in her limo. Within the submit #Me To period, this scene was completely disturbing and completely not wanted. Type of disgraceful when you ask me.

However, disregarding that questionable scene, the episode was good and bodes properly for the remainder of the season.

COCKER POWER — We obtained an advance copy of Mark Bego’s Joe Cocker: With A Lot of Assist from His Mates (Yorkshire Publishing) and actually loved it. It’s Bego’s 68th guide – after efforts on Michael Jackson; Bonnie Raitt; Sade; Madonna; Freda Payne; Sade; Billy Joel; Elton John and lots of others – and stands as one in all his strongest.

Cocker will not be within the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame – however he needs to be. The 12 months Cocker died, Billy Joel interviewed in a documentary concerning the lifetime of Cocker, admitted he hand delivered a petition to get him included within the corridor earlier than his dying. The Corridor refused and he has not been inducted.

Mark Bego

That mentioned, I proceed to listen to his model of “With A Little Assist From My Mates” actually each day on NY’s Q1043.Bego provides: “The concept of penning this guide about Joe Cocker first took place over a 12 months in the past once I was approached by a film producer to put in writing a screenplay concerning the life and music of this legendary singer.  I turned so engrossed with him as a topic that I used to be impressed to take it a step additional and write a whole guide about Joe’s typically self-destructive life.  In some ways, Cocker was just like the Vincent Van Gogh of rock & roll … a genius, however self-destructive.”

With an incredible foreword from Melanie – his Woodstock-compatriot – it’s an excellent learn – and is out formally November 16. As an added plus, there’s a particular launch occasion for this guide which can be revealed subsequent week. Keep tuned because it’s fairly spectacular. 

And Bruce Morrow (aka Cousin Bruce) gave the guide a rave assessment on his Saturday-night pre-show video. Bravo!

SHORT TAKES — Van Morrison’s new album Intensify the Optimistic is his forty fifth album and is superlative. That’s why they name him Van the Man! …Completely happy 104th to Musso & Frank

CBS Saturday Morning

I watched Saturday’s CBS This Morning and simply beloved it. Anchors Michelle Miller, Dana Jacobson and Jeff Glor have been simply terrific. In-between was one other nice Anthony Mason piece of U2’s opening at Vegas’ Sphere. Mason instructed me in a while “it was completely jaw dropping. And U2 wasn’t even sharing their finest stuff. When that shot of the desert stuffed the display screen, and our TV digital camera couldn’t seize its depth, I might have sat down and stared at it for hours” …

Don Famularo

RIP Don Famularo and Completely happy BDay Barbara Pepe!

NAMES IN THE NEWS ––Anthony Pomes; Rudy Shur; Invoice Amendola; Desmond Youngster; Maria Vidal; Shep Pettibone; Gerry Galipault; Joe Loris; Butterball; Tom & Lisa Cuddy; Kent and Laura Denmark; Tyrone Biljan; Anthony Pomes; Robert Funaro; Maureen Van Zandt; Greg Evans; Bruce Haring; Dan Mapp; Wealthy Dart; John Billings; and CHIP!

Originally posted 2023-11-13 05:05:45.